The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA)  welcomes your abstract submission for technical presentations, posters, and/or table-top demonstrations at the 2019 Human Systems Conference.

Practitioners, Program Managers, and S&T leaders are invited to submit brief, high-impact abstracts of technical accomplishments and research-based recommendations relevant to the Department of Defense’s Human Systems Community of Interest (COI) topic areas.

Deadline for submissions EXTENDED: December 16, 2018

Abstract Requirements

  • Abstracts must be unclassified and cleared for public release

  • Abstracts should fall into one of the following topic focus areas: Personalized Assessment, Education, and Training (PAE&T), Protection, Sustainment and Warfighter Performance (PS&WP), Systems Interface and Cognitive Processing (SI&CP), and Human Systems Metrics (HSM). Please visit the respective sub-pages for further explanation. 

  • Posters submissions should outline details of the proposed poster or table top demonstration concerning ongoing or completed work.

  • Presentation submissions should focus on completed work that demonstrate high impact results for the community, or discuss future efforts or anticipated new developments in Science and Technology in order to foster more dynamic and interactive discussions and help generate visionary ideas and concepts. 

How to Submit

Upload abstracts here: http://application.ndia.org/abstracts/9350

An automated confirmation will be sent upon submission. Notifications will be sent electronically in early January 2019.

Please note: Submitting an abstract is a professional commitment. If the abstract is accepted, the Author commits to attend the event. If an Author is unable to attend the conference, then it is incumbent upon him or her to find a substitute. Authors are responsible for obtaining appropriate public release for their presentations. 


Contact Tatiana Jackson at tjackson@ndia.org with questions about your abstract submission.